Data mode


Sign up


Paronychia canadensis (Linnaeus) Alph. Wood. Canada Whitlow-wort, Forked Chickweed. Phen: Jun-Oct. Hab: Dry rocky woods, shale barrens. Dist: NH and s. ON west to MN, south to n. GA (Jones & Coile 1988), AL, n. AR, c. LA, and KS.

ID notes: This species is somewhat taller on average than P. fastigiata or P. montana.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, C, F, FNA5, G, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, Tn, Va, W, WV, Chaudhri (1968); = Anychia canadensis (L.) Elliott – S

Show in key(s)

Show parent

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map to see what it means.

image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Erik Danielson source | Original Image ⭷